4,132 ft
Distance
272 ft
Climb
-302 ft
Descent
00:05:37
Avg time
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Out house loop Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Lake Mangamahoe
    New Plymouth
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    One Direction
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop
  • Global Ranking
    #35402 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking

This is a loop track that starts in the trees that are providing permanent screening cover to the rest of the forest. The first part of the trail is gravelled but still has some mud during the wet season. It eventually loops to the north, breaks out of the trees into a recently logged area and the climbing begins.

Some of the gradients are quite steep and verge on 20%. The section at the northern most portion sidles around a hill before you head south again on a steep climb before returning back to head north for more climbing to the highest point. You then swoop down along a ridge and then drop back into a short native bush section where there are two options; straight ahead to a drop or to the left to go around a right hand switchback. You then have a series of switchbacks to climb heading south before re-entering the forest and dropping down to the exit onto the gravel road.

A good work out track to get the heart pumping.

Access Info

Off the main gravel road, it is the first track on the left only metres in from the gate. It exits back onto the same gravel road further along opposite the entrance to the Kiwi Mid/High trails.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Out house loop bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -30 ft
  • Altitude min
    617 ft
  • Altitude max
    715 ft
  • Altitude start
    699 ft
  • Altitude end
    669 ft
  • Grade
    -0.715%
  • Grade max
    -59.761%
  • Grade min
    36.868%
  • Distance climb
    1,555 ft
  • Distance down
    1,732 ft
  • Distance flat
    809 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:37
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Status:
on Jul 4, 2019
Wet
Avg: 3 (2 votes)

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Trail Conditions
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  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Out house loop Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 181 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 572 rides
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      Photos

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      Mar 31, 2018 @ 2:14pm
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      Mar 31, 2018 @ 2:14pm
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      24 |
      Mar 31, 2018 @ 2:14pm
      Mar 31, 2018
      103 |
      Feb 20, 2016 @ 10:13pm
      Feb 20, 2016

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